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Lanka woos Indians with Ramayana tales

Notwithstanding the dispute over the existence of Ram Sethu, Sri Lankan Tourism has come out with a novel idea of identifying some 50 sacred places as cited in Valmiki Ramayana, to attract more......

Why the battle for Sanskrit needs to be joined

'It is a great misfortune that the Nehruvian Stalinists of India have colluded with the grand project of demeaning and destroying Sanskrit.' 'Today, the number of Sanskritists in India is low, and......

How the Internet was born, 25 years ago

November 12 marked 25 years of the beginning of the World Wide Web. Shivanand Kanavi gives us the story of how it all began. 'Great Cloud. Please help me. I am away from my beloved and miss her......

BJP must take back control of the message

'The BJP can kill two birds with one stone by wresting back control of the message; and the steps are fairly obvious. Once the media is neutral, there is a level playing field,' argues Rajeev......

'Nobody can stop me writing on the Ramayana'

'There is nothing wrong in accepting Rama as a God.' 'You will not get to read a story as deep as Valmiki's Ramayana in which he talks about complex relations, strong emotions, pain, desertion and......

India on its way back to 7% growth, 6% inflation: Citigroup

The Indian economy stands at the cusp of a recovery and is on its way to a 7 per cent growth rate and 6 per cent inflation, says a Citigroup research report. According to the global financial......

We can restore the growth momentum, PM tells Indonesian newspaper

India regards Indonesia as one of its most important partners in the neighbourhood, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in an interview he gave to the Indonesian newspaper Kompas on the eve of his visit......

Is Indian basmati under threat?

A private German laboratory has created a panic among Indian government officials and exporters, with its claim of finding high level of pesticides in the Indian basmati rice exported to Europe.......

China, India spur rise of the South

The rise of China and India is helping lift the economies of the South, said a report published by the OECD Development Centre, Paris, in June. The report, Perspectives on Global Development......

Despite curbs, UK cos lap up Indian techies

Amidst efforts by the David Cameron government to reduce immigration from non-European Union countries, new official figures have astounded many by disclosing that between April and June this......

'Soumitra Chatterjee is bigger than a Ray actor'

One of India's greatest actors -- someone who acted in 14 Satyajit Ray films -- doesn't get good movie roles anymore. IMAGE: Soumitra Chatterjee and Madhabi Mukherjee in Satyajit Ray's classic......

Why Shatrughan Sinha cried like a baby

'I have to tell every man that an extramarital situation puts you on a perpetual guilt trip. When you are at home, you feel guilty about neglecting the other woman. When you are with her, you feel......

'My film's sequel will be bigger than Avatar'

Love Charger (or Charzerr) exploded on the scene last year, and has become somewhat of a cult now – the chubby arms raised high in the air, the falsetto that nearly knocks you out, the......

'It is time to liberate our minds'

'We have won our political freedom, we have liberalised our economy and now it’s time to liberate our minds also. That is why this film.' Director Ketan Mehta lists his reasons for making......

Readers Choice: The Greatest Movie Characters

Last week, we asked you, dear reader, to come up with the most memorable movie characters in Bollywood history. The characters that have made you laugh, cry, and empathise with them, and characters......

Minnows have no place at the World Cup: Ponting

The World Cup would be a better tournament if there are fewer teams, Australian captain Ricky Ponting said, ahead of his team's opening match against eleventh-ranked Zimbabwe in Ahmedabad on......

My goal is to win important tournaments, not to be No 1: Nadal

Over the past 10 weeks Rafael Nadal had little choice but to put his feet up and relax at home in Majorca while his rivals chased after the biggest prizes in the sport. Instead of defending his......

Mumbai Marathon registration opens

In his latest smash hit New York, John Abraham's introductory scene has him running fast in a bid to finish first. And on Thursday afternoon, the actor was the first to arrive, much......

Spotted: Shahid Afridi in Dallas

Reader Ambreen Pathan sent us these photographs from Dallas, Texas. 'I met Shahid Afridi at the Islamic Relief Fundraising Dinner in Dallas, Texas, where I was a volunteer. After the fundraiser......
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Intervention in Nepal

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Don't make Islamic State a pretext to arrest Muslim youth community leaders in India

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A glimpse at the history of Bangladeshi Bengali's downtrodding

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Capturing children's imagination for 20 years

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